Richards Mansion (NRIS 79000648)
N. Bedford St. and the Circle,
Delaware. County/parish: Sussex.
1 contributing building.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
July 26, 1979.
Also known as:
- Richards Mansion (Georgetown, Delaware)
- Richards Mansion, also known as The Mansion House, is a historic mansion located at Georgetown, Sussex County, Delaware. The oldest section was built between 1796 and 1799, and is a two-story, four bay, single pile Federal style structure that is now the rear wing. The main house was built between 1835 and 1845, and is a three-story, five bay, frame structure in the Greek Revival style. The third floor was added in 1883, with the addition of a mansard roof in the Second Empire style.The site was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. (read more...)
- Greek Revival
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/79000648